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2013-11-12 23:20:06

The panel will explore the successes and challenges of the nascent real estate crowdfunding movement. Newbery will also discuss AHP’s experience empowering accredited investors to crowdfund the purchase of distressed mortgages from banks. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) November 12, 2013 American Homeowner Preservation (“AHP”) Founder and CEO Jorge Newbery will moderate the Crowd Funding Real Estate Investments panel at the Midwest Crowdfunding Conference on November 15 at One Financial...

2013-10-23 11:24:34

In a new study, a University of Missouri researcher has found that institutional mutual fund investors tend to invest in companies that have an independent board of directors because it is perceived as a "safer" option, even though no evidence exists that demonstrates these companies perform better in the stock market. "Institutional mutual fund investors often invest in these firms out of fear," said Karen Schnatterly, the Emma S. Hibbs Distinguished Professor of Management at MU's...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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